Montclair Crime $1,775 Worth of Medicine Shoplifted From CVS; Multiple Incidences of Package Theft

The week in Montclair crime from Captain Scott Buehler, Montclair Police Dept.

Thefts
December 3, 2019 (Lexington Avenue): The complainant reports that an electric keyboard, valued at $3,500, was stolen from his vehicle.

December 3, 2019 (Greenwood Avenue): The complainant reports that over $300 of her property, including clothing, makeup, and cash, was stolen from her vehicle, which had been left unlocked prior to the incident.

December 4, 2019 (Maple Avenue): The complainant reports that an unlocked vehicle was rummaged through, with a change purse containing $2 being stolen.

December 4, 2019 (Valley Road): An employee of the ACME reports that a person shoplifted approximately $15 in merchandise. The suspect is described only as a clean-shaven white male, last seen wearing a tan hat, glasses, brown jacket, blue shirt, and tan carpenter pants.

December 5, 2019 (Claremont Avenue): An employee of the CVS reports that two males shoplifted approximately $1,775 worth of non-prescription medicine from the store.

December 7, 2019 (Glenridge Avenue): The complainant reports that his 2017 BMW 530 was stolen.
December 7, 2019 (Central Avenue): The complainant reports that a package containing approximately $29 worth of clothing had been stolen from his property.

December 7, 2019 (Church Street): The complainant reports that a package containing approximately $30 on merchandise had been rummaged though, with the merchandise stolen.

December 8, 2019 (Glenridge Avenue): The complainant reports that a window to his vehicle was smashed with a brick and that a backpack containing school supplies was stolen from the vehicle.

December 9, 2019 (Hawthorne Place): The complainant reports that packages containing almost

$1,800 in merchandise were stolen from his porch.

December 9, 2019 (Glenridge Avenue): The complainant reports that a package containing $50 worth of merchandise was stolen from her property.

December 9, 2019 (Church Street): The complainant reports that a package containing approximately $57 in merchandise was stolen from outside his apartment. Footage shows that a possible suspect is a black male, 20s to 30s in age, last seen wearing a light-colored hat, dark- colored shirt, light-colored pants, and carrying an umbrella.

December 9, 2019 (Church Street): The complainant reports that a package containing approximately $223 in merchandise was stolen from outside his apartment. Footage shows that a possible suspect is a black male, 20s to 30s in age, last seen wearing a light-colored hat, dark- colored shirt, light-colored pants, and carrying an umbrella.

December 9, 2019 (Claremont Avenue): The complainant reports that he motor vehicle was rummaged through and an envelope containing $600 was stolen. It is unknown if the vehicle was locked prior to the theft.

Vandalism

December 4, 2019 (Nishuane Road): The complainant reports that the tires to two vehicles parked in her driveway were slashed.